A World in Balance, Turn 5 - 3000BC
Current World Map
•Azothia [Dark Grey] - Seed Eater
•United Petrograd [Green] - Sobotnik
•The Sol Confederacy [Orange] - UrbanMachismo
•City State of Hotaka [Red Orange] - Vampiresrock
•Escova [Harvard Crimson] - wizard`
•The Unified Holy Lands of Waterwell [Red] - MountainWatcher
•The Consortium of Federation [Purple] - Mrakz0
•Ravinia [Maroon] - Mr. Face
•Brotherhood of Mandalores [Indigo] - VOSK
•Jasanasnlem [Dark Blue] - asantos3
•Riverburg [Brown] - kamikaze470
Azothia - Dark Grey - [Seed Eater]
National Religion: Order of the Old Ones
Technology: Basic Farming Techniques, Copper Shields, The Wheel, Sulfur
-Sulfur is discovered by Azothian alchemists. After some testing it's revealed that it makes a great fertilizer and farmers adopt it without question. Bonus army unit.
-A large group of settlers leave the capitol and head North-East, founding a new city on the saltwater banks of the Arabian Sea.
-Slaves are used to expand the fortifications, constructing walls near the borders.
-Protection is offered to nearby tribes if they join Azothia. None accept the offer, having seen what happens to people in the land of slave labour. They make it clear that they will fight for independance, and small roving bands of armed men are seen protecting their encampments.
-A decree is passed that all settlements must have at least one place of worship, either for all of the gods or the community's favourite.
-An order within the ruling caste is created filled with alchemists and so called 'wizards' who become the main experimenting group.
United Petrograd - Green - Sobotnik
National Religion: Emernihgt
Technology: Stone tools, Basic Farming Techniques, Sailing Canoes, The Wheel, Bronze
-Petrograd smiths manage to combine Copper and Tin ores into a new alloy they call 'Bronze'.
-A new military is organized with regiments of men conscripted into duty led by nobles. This leads to a flux of women taking over Men's jobs as they join the military.
-A large number of citizens from Petrograd leave the city and found a new one to the east along the Baltic coast.
-Urban areas are planned out with more detail, defining areas for various industries and residential areas.
-Priests are given more power, and citizens are encouraged to move away from the idea of everyone having a spirit. A more rigid worship system is established, with clearly defined gods.
The Sol Confederacy - Orange - UrbanMachismo
National Religion: Solism
Technology: Stone tools, Advanced Farming Techniques, Stone Spears, The Wheel, Sailing Canoes
-Solians introduce canals and irrigation systems to their farms, increasing productivity. (Bonus army unit)
-A large group of Solians leave the capitol city and settle a new city to the South, along the Red Sea.
-A national bank and mint are established to control currency and prevent counterfeiting.
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City State of Hotaku - Red Orange - Vampiresrock
National Religion: Hotanity
Technology: Stone tools, Advanced Farming Techniques, Animal Husbandry, Sailing Canoes
-Hotakan citizens emigrate from the capitol and found a new city along the northern coast.
-Not much else happens in the land of Hotaku.
Escova - Crimson - wizard`
National Religion: Cogitari
Technology: Stone tools, Advanced Farming Techniques, The Wheel, Paper
-Paper is invented by Escovan Scholars, tired of writing on smelly old animal hide. Calendars become widely used after the discovery of paper.
-Escovans from the city trek outwards and settle a new city to the North-West.
-A small enclave near to western coast decides to join Escova after gifts are sent from the new city.
The Unified Holy Lands of Waterwell - Red - MountainWatcher
National Religion: Physicalism
Technology: Stone tools, Basic Farming Techniques, Basic Medicine, Sailing Canoes, Bows and Arrows
-Bows and Arrows are invented in the land of Waterwell.
-Waterwell citizens leave the city and found a new one to the North East.
-Taxes are instituted, but they are lower for couples with newborns and the elderly.
-Acolytes try to spread the faith again, and this time succeed with an enclave to the North.
-A new edict is passed and all children are made to join the Holy Order at the age of 12, and not released until the age of 18.
-The Deceased are burned instead of buried, so that their components may return to their respective gods. The acolytes name this procedure "Cremation", the process of returning to creation.
The Consortium of Federation - Purple - Mrakz
National Religion: The Dinosaur Revivalists
Technology: Stone tools, Advanced Farming Techniques, Animal Husbandry, Bows and Arrows, The Wheel
-Consortium traders develop the wheel to help move goods.
-Consortium citizens leave the city and found a new one to the North-West.
-The armies are commanded to follow the Dingo to attempt to find a new dinosaur. They agree, but as soon as the noble leaves they continue with expanding the domain instead. Later, they tell the nobles that the dingo had been found dead.
-The armies are also commanded to make war upon God. As a result they shoot many arrows into the sky, but only manage to kill four birds, two kangaroos, and a dingo.
-After further gifts of dinosaur teeth, another enclave joins the Consortium.
-Sacrifices of Consortium citizens ceases, and instead natives are sacrificed.
Ravinia - Maroon - Mr. Face
National Religion: Halla
Technology: Stone tools, Basic Farming Techniques, Animal Husbandry, Bows and Arrows, Rudimentary Naptha, Copper
-Ravinian miners find and begin smelting the Copper ore.
-Ravinians settle a new city to the North-East
The Brotherhood of Mandalores - Indigo - VOSK
National Religion: Mandalism
Technology: Stone tools, Advanced Farming Techniques, Copper
-Mandalorian miners find and begin smelting Copper ore.
-A new city is founded to the South.
-Minimal taxes are set in place.
Jasanasnlem - Dark Blue - asantos3
National Religion: Gudenaisaszeme
Technology: Stone tools, Basic Farming Techniques, Stone Spears, Basic Medicine
-Basic medicine is created by Jasan alchemists, which helps prevent infection.
-A new city is founded on the other side of the lake.
-The army is trained to have no emotion. This leads to an effective fighting force, but seems to reduce morale among the population.
-A form of currency is developed, called 'Gains'.
-Schools are instituted, and children are sent there to learn basic mathematics and how to read. Since Jasanasnlem has no written script of its' own, one is adopted. The Solian language from the north, brought down by traders, is adopted by teachers who begin teaching it to the students. As well as Solian mathematics.
Riverburg - Brown - kamikaze470
National Religion: Tha'oral
Technology: Stone tools, Basic Farming Techniques, Stone Axes, Sailing Canoes
-A new city is founded to the East.
-Riven fishermen develop a crude sailing canoe by hollowing out a tree trunk and affixing a makeshift mast to it with thin leather stretched over it.
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